Posts Tagged ‘discourse’

Quote of the day, March 20

March 20, 2015

Izaak Walton, from The Compleat Angler (1653)

“Good company and good discourse are the very sinews of virtue.”

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Quote of the day, Dec. 29

December 28, 2012

Carl Bernstein, on journalism

“The failures of the press have contributed immensely to the emergence of a talk-show nation, in which public discourse is reduced to ranting and raving and posturing. (more…)